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What year was your very first stay in a Las Vegas strip hotel and which hotel was it?

Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by cygnusx1jg, Oct 20, 2019.

  1. cygnusx1jg

    cygnusx1jg Tourist

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    The recent thread on what the Linq used to be called had me waxing nostalgic.

    Mine was 1994 at Bally's.
     
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  2. WichitaMuskie

    WichitaMuskie High-Roller

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    1998. Imperial Palace Motor Lodge
     
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  3. breanna61

    breanna61 Super Moderator

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    1982 Holiday Inn Ship on the Strip, now Harrahs to celebrate my 21st Birthday. Have celebrated every milestone birthday in Vegas since.
     
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  4. K-9treatbaker

    K-9treatbaker VIP Whale

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    Oct. 1980. Stayed at the Tropicana.
     
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  5. MzB85

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    2015 @ the Luxor. My very 1st visit was in 2012 @ the El Cortez.
     
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  6. Kcitsme

    Kcitsme Low-Roller

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    1972 The Dunes
     
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  7. Geogran

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    2000 at The Mirage
     
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  8. sharper

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    2008 Imperial Palace.
     
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  9. rooster42000

    rooster42000 Patriots #1

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    1995 Stardust
     
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  10. pebbles

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    First trip was December 2000 staying at Key Largo.

    First stay on the strip was October 2005 at Imperial Palace.
     
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  11. Michael Smith

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    The Sands, at some point in the 1970's. I'll never forgive Sheldon Adelson for razing it in favor of the The Venetian. Alas, times change.
     
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  13. OhioStateAlum

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    2010 at the MGM Grand. Gambling didn’t go well, but I fell in love with the city as soon as I saw the strip that first nighttime descent into McCarran.
     
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  15. TKO

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    Believe it was summer of 1988, give or take a year. Stayed a week at Tropicana because they had one of the best pools.
    Had a terrible wind & rain storm. Casino even lost power. Glass and everything else blown into the pool. Figured that was the end of swimming for remainder of week. Hell no, they had that cleaned out and ready to go next morning.
     
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  16. ardee

    ardee It's only money.

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    For me 2003, Imperial Palace with then guy friend ;), now husband. Loved it!
     
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  17. ThePicksHub

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    Luxor in January of 2014 with my girlfriend at the time. Got long hauled there by a cab to the hotel and I broke up with my girlfriend a week later. You would have thought that would have been my first and last trip :D but I went back that summer with my brother on a comp and coming back ever since. It was my last trip with a significant other though.. ha
     
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  18. Jake13

    Jake13 Low-Roller

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    It was the Aladdin and i think about 1990
     
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  19. LolaDoggie

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    2nd trip 2006 Luxor. 1st trip 2004 the Orleans.
     
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  20. br549

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    August 2011, Cosmo.
     
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